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Hyundai Motor's union in S. Korea votes to authorize strike

All the company's investments in the U.S. are rankling the Korean workers

U.S. asks Mexico to probe whether Stellantis parts plant abused labor rights

Factories that violate worker rights can lose their tariff-exempt status

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Tesla's German union scoffs at Elon Musk's WFH ultimatum

While VW, BMW, Mercedes all say they're fine with hybrid work schedules

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Ford's Windsor plant could make internal combustion engines until 2040

The math is simple. Profits from trucks pay for electric cars.

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UAW: No current talks with Tesla about unionizing

Musk tweeted that he was inviting the 'UAW to hold a union vote at their convenience'

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Ex-UAW official pleads guilty to embezzling $2.2M from union

Stellantis local's secretary-treasurer is the 17th union official to be convicted

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Tesla Berlin factory will elect works council on Feb 28

IG Metall, Germany's largest union, is concerned that's too soon

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Order blocking Nissan plant small union vote under review

National Labor Relations Board voted 3-2 in favor of review

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Herbert Diess keeps job, will steer VW into its electric future

Ending weeks of turmoil, as company ups its spending on EVs by about half

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VW CEO remains upbeat despite union discontent

Diess is under fire for the company's future product strategy

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Tesla German factory workers to set up union works council

And Elon Musk is not exactly fond of unions

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President Biden, pushing EV tax breaks, to visit GM Factory Zero

The EV tax breaks are part of the climate change and social policy legislation package

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Auto inventory shortages are just one symptom of looming economic issues

A New York Times article explains why cars may be the canaries in an economic coal mine

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More than 100 lawmakers urge Pelosi to back $4,500 union EV tax credit

As non-union automakers are pushing back against it

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Chip crisis hits Stellantis' Italy output more than COVID did, union says

And there's not much light at the end of the tunnel

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Will Ford-SK battery plants in the South sport the union label?

UAW is intent on organizing and has allies in the administration, maybe also with Ford

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Elon Musk says Biden's EV policy is 'controlled by unions'

And the administration is 'not the friendliest'

Tesla, Toyota spar with Ford, UAW over EV tax credit for union-built cars

They say it discriminates against their non-union workers, benefits rich people

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Toyota, Honda strenuously oppose U.S. House Dems' EV tax-credit plan

Buyers of Big Three union-built electrics could get tax break totaling $12,500

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